Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Resembling a double shield

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having a shell or covering like a double shield.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In zoology, having a defense like a double shield.
  • Of or pertaining to the Bipeltata.

Etymologies

bi- +‎ peltate (Wiktionary)

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